Cork is two years into a 10-year Bus Connects plan without a kilometre of additional bus lane or a planning application for a single park and ride.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
House-buyers in Dublin are paying up to 10% more for properties located near railway stations or Luas lines.
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019
Irish Rail is to sharply increase its security on intercity, commuter and DART lines after receiving more than 2,000 reports of antisocial behaviour in the last two-and-a-half-years.
Sun, 18 Aug, 2019
Dublin's planned metro line - which will run from the city's north to southside - is looking a step closer today.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
A wheelchair user has said she was forced to quit her job because of the problems faced by disabled people getting the DART.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Faecal matter, skin bacteria and yeast have been found on the seats and handrails of public transport in Dublin.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019
Children will be able to travel free on public transport from tomorrow until the end of July.
Sun, 30 Jun, 2019
Irish Rail has begun a tendering process to acquire up to 600 electric or battery-electric powered carriages over the next decade to create the largest and greenest fleet in Irish public transport.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Spice fever is well and truly here with just three days until Spice Girls take over Croke Park.
Tue, 21 May, 2019
"It's time Minister Ross took action and sought the established of a full-time transport police service."
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Investment in infrastructure is bearing fruit in the form of rural regeneration, jobs growth, house building, and capital projects, to ensure balanced regional development, says Pascal Donohoe.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
Irish Rail has admitted that it is concerned by the rise in anti-social behaviour on trains.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
Many passengers have complained about capacity issues since the timetable change.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
Iarnród Éireann has dismissed media reports claiming a significant number of its routes are facing the axe — but has identified four lines at risk of closure due to funding shortfalls.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
The Rural and Community Development Minister says he believes the new National Development Plan will promote jobs in rural communities.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
Rents for two- and three-bedroom homes close to the new Luas cross-city route soared by 21% in the last year.
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017
Travel chaos is imminent as the first of five 24-hour nationwide rail strikes looks set to go-ahead tomorrow.
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017
A striking feature of continental European cities is how human-centred they can be.
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017
The design is set to represent the DART’s coastal journey.
Thu, 07 Sep, 2017
A Co Tipperary rail bridge has been hit by road transport vehicles over 40 times since 2009, making it the most struck rail bridge in the country.
Thu, 17 Aug, 2017
Students should take their finances in hand from the start, writes Gráinne McGuinness
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017
House prices are boosted near Dart and Luas Green Line stations, but not along the Luas Red Line, according to a new report.
Wed, 20 Jul, 2016
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
The trade union had been due to attend talk tomorrow aimed at averting industrial action.
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
A few weeks ago, many of us were startled to read that some Luas tram workers were reportedly demanding a pay increase of between 8% and 53%, writes Paul Mills
Thu, 17 Mar, 2016
Fri, 16 Oct, 2015
Irish Rail has recorded an increase of over half a million passengers in the first six months of this year.
Mon, 20 Jul, 2015
Irish Rail says that economic recovery and rising employment rates have contributed to a higher number of rail journeys in 2014.
Mon, 05 Jan, 2015
Irish Rail have extended DART and Dundalk and Maynooth line Commuter services until after midnight at weekends in the run up to Christmas.
Sat, 20 Dec, 2014
The Minister for Transport has said a review of additional transport options for north Dublin will be completed by the middle of next year.
Thu, 27 Nov, 2014
Around 123,500 rail journeys on 660 services were taken on November 14, 2013, according to the National Transport Authority.
Tue, 04 Nov, 2014
The ESB has said that thousands of homes have no power this morning after overnight high winds and heavy rain.
Mon, 06 Oct, 2014
Irish Rail bosses are facing threats of a second 48-hour strike unless they open a new round of talks with trade unions over pay cuts.
Mon, 25 Aug, 2014
The National Transport Authority has announced free transport for all children aged between four and 18 who have a Leap Card in August.
Mon, 11 Aug, 2014
Vandals may have been responsible for a DART train derailment, Irish Rail has said.
Wed, 09 Jul, 2014
Some 33 passengers aboard a DART commuter train escaped without injury last night after part of the train derailed in Co Wicklow.
Irish rail say they are investigating an incident in which a used syringe, lodged down the side of a seat on the DART, became stuck in the finger of a seven-year-old boy.
Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
Irish Rail has admitted its trains have been more overcrowded than normal in recent weeks.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2013
A woman has been stabbed in Dublin city centre and Gardaí have dealt with a disturbance at Isaacs Hostel which lead to the closure of some DART services.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2013
There is disruption to train services operating to and from Dublin this Bank holiday weekend.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2013
Irish Rail has said that most DART services in Dublin will operate at full capacity this evening.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2013
For commuters in the Dublin area, there is a warning today that DARTs will likely suffer delays due to a dispute between the company and drivers.
All-Ireland Football final day is at last upon us, as Mayo and Dublin prepare to battle it out at Croke Park.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2013
Irish Rail is warning commuters of delays on services through Dublin.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2013
Irish Rail will not be opening up a 136-year-old tunnel underneath Dublin city.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2013
In Dublin, DART and Northern Commuter Services have been suspended between Harmonstown and Howth/Malahide due to damage to the overhead lines.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2013
Bus, tram and rail passengers could be hit with higher fares on public transport.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2013
Payzone has added Wexford Bus to the rollout of the Leap Card integrated ticketing system.
Mon, 13 May, 2013
Flooding and heavy snow is continuing to cause havoc in many parts of the country this morning, and Met Éireann's severe weather warning remains in place.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2013
Bus and rail passengers are being reminded to check timetables before they travel today.
Mon, 24 Dec, 2012
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